Swim Pony Performing Arts is an independent Philadelphia-based theater collective dedicated to producing entirely new work that is original, strange and loud. Established in 2010, under the direction of Adrienne Mackey, Swim Pony’s mission is to create works of live performance that seduce and surprise audiences. All Swim Pony productions are created collaboratively by a rotating team of energetic theater artists actively working in Philadelphia’s vibrant arts and cultural community.
Brat Productions will unearth the images, characters and scenes from works by the master of the macabre for the world premiere of Haunted Poe, a theatrical production uniting literature, history and theater with the haunted attraction genre. Read more »
Founded in 1996, BRAT Productions is committed to “thinking outside the proscenium” with performance pieces that are surprising and incendiary, entertaining and unsettling. BRAT’s mission is to create an audience of the future by producing theatre that breaks the rules; theatre that tests conventions; theatre that rocks! Over the years, BRAT has established itself as Philadelphia’s most adventurous theatre and is known for using unusual performance venues to enhance original and noteworthy productions. Read more »
The Wilma Theater exists to present theater as an art form, engaging artists and audiences in an adventure of aesthetic philosophical reflection of the complexities of contemporary life. The Wilma produces thoughtful, well-crafted, productions of intelligent, daring plays that represent a range of voices, viewpoints, and production styles. Read more »
We were thrilled to have the opportunity to help The Wilma Theater develop their new web site. We've been working with this award-winning theater company, handling their PR for many seasons, so we were excited to create a new full-featured site to showcase their work. We collaborated with their principal designer Caren Goldstein, and took the lead on site architecture, Drupal build, and theming. The site features numerous enhancements both for theatergoers, and for the site administrators. Read more »
Philadelphia Young Playwrights taps the potential of youth and inspires learning through playwriting.
In the Classroom
A hallmark of Philadelphia Young Playwrights is the Artistic Team — comprised of a classroom teacher and a theatre professional as a teaching artist. The Team works with student writers to inspire collaboration, perseverance, and transformation. Each student in the program writes at least a full scene, and most complete one-act plays. Read more »